Tower Hamlets Libraries Website
Libraries in Tower Hamlets are called ‘Ideas Stores’. They are housed in modern architecturally renowned new buildings, offering traditional library services for adults and children, as well as adult learning courses on a wide range of subjects and a varied programme of events and activities. The Local Studies library in Bancroft Road includes a Digital Gallery of life in Tower Hamlets over the centuries. The East End History Club runs drop-in sessions which are free and open to everyone. Whitechapel, Chrisp Street and Canary Wharf branches run a free legal advice service.